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Phenakospermum guyannense

February 9, 1980 (), Updated
Arborescent herb 10 m tall growing in forest clearing. Frequent. Trunk 2-3 m tall, to 10 cm diameter, dark brown. Petiole 1 m long, leaf blade 2-3 m long, ovate, truncate at apex. Inflorescence terminal. Prumose throughout. Branch bracts 3-4 distichouse, 10-15 cm apart to 40 cm long, 12-13 cm wide; light yellowish green, with thick waxy covering. Floral bract creamy white, fleshy. Peduncals and 5 perianth parts cream. Inner 2 segments with narrow yellowish green margin. Filaments white, anthers creamy, dehiscing in bud.

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Location: 50.0° 10.0’ 15.0” S8.0° 4.0’ 20.0” W

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